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Catalog Number PALM 00053
Collection Zoo
Date 1990
Artist Lockhart, Robert
Artist Role Sculptor
Title Jackson's Chameleon
Description Jackson's Chameleon was sculpted by award-winning Louisville artist Bob Lockhart and is located outside the HerpAquarium at the Louisville Zoo. It is one of many works of public art located throughout the Zoo's grounds.

Bob Lockhart holds a BFA and an MFA from the Art Institute of Chicago. He taught at Bellarmine for more than 40 years, focusing not only on the creation of studio art but also on issues of social justice. His work is featured in collections such as the Whitney Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago and the Speed Art Museum. (KG)
Provenance Inscription on front of base reads: Jackson's Chameleon/ by/ Bob Lockhart/ Donated by/ Dorothy and Wendell Cherry/ and the Humana Foundation
Dimensions H-52 L-73 inches
Material Bronze
Medium Metal
Technique Cast
Location Louisville Zoo, HerpAquarium Front Garden,1100 Trevillian Way